This summer, NTU Vice President Yvette Jordan attended the Amistad Summer Curriculum Institute at Kean University. The Curriculum Institutes, which are designed for public school elementary and secondary teachers and administrators with an emphasis on social studies, will give educators access to prominent historians and scholars.
A normal Monday in Lourdes Reyes’ classroom at the First Avenue School begins with a pleasant routine.
Rosemary Morin is a teacher/teacher coach at West Side Campus in Newark, NJ. She recently spoke and presented at the AP Conference in NYC. The topic she presented was equity and access for all students.
Technology High School Student Council members held a donation drive for scarves at their school in December.
Jordan Thomas beat out 2000 other applicants to be named a Rhodes Scholar. He is one of only 32 selected from the United States this year. He will be heading to England in October for his masters at Oxford University as a Rhodes Scholar then going to law school for his JD,
Jordan Thomas is the son of Neil Thomas, NTU Vice President from American History High. Jordan is also a NPS graduate.
East Side’s Yari Pares has been working closely with the Hurricane Maria Relief Effort which is composed of various organizations in Newark, from the PR Parade Committee, to the Roberto Clemente baseball league of Newark amongst others such as Ariagna Perello who served on the Newark School Advisory board at one time.
On Monday, August 28, 2017 Camden St Staff Members and Special Assistant Zachary King, (Glover Network) made themselves available to our neighboring families in the community. We were able to meet and greet staff members from the Harmony House which houses some of our students from the school.